The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Swindon to Cardiff will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 12.
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1 h 31 m
1 h 52 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Swindon for Cardiff every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 97 km distance in an average of 1 h 52 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 31 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 26 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||60 miles (97 km)|
|Average train duration||56 min|
|Average train ticket price||£26 (€29)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Great Western Railway|
Trains from Swindon to Cardiff cover the 60 miles (97 km) long trip taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £26, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Cardiff Central.
There are a few train stations in Swindon to start your route from including Swindon and Swindon, Bus Station. In Cardiff you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays).
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Cardiff Central.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Swindon and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Cardiff Central and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Cardiff.
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